Desert Winds Elementary School (Closed 2018)

19825 N. 15th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 59% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 79%) for the 2013-14 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students (13-14)374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (13-14)30 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
59%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
75%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Desert Winds Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian (13-14)
1%
5%
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Asian (13-14)
2%
3%
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Hispanic (13-14)
39%
44%
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Black (13-14)
3%
5%
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White (13-14)
51%
41%
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Hawaiian (13-14)
1%
n/a
Two or more races (13-14)
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch (13-14)
59%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Desert Winds Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Desert Winds Elementary School is Vista Peak (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Vista Peak Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 59 students
    0.1 miles
    19825 N. 15th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (623) 445-3900
    0.1 PK-12 59
  • Phoenix Reid Traditional Schools' Valley Academy Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 767 students
    0.7 miles
    1520 West Rose Garden Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (623) 516-7747
    0.7 K-8 767
  • Phoenix Constitution Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
    0.9 miles
    18440 N. 15th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85023
    (623) 445-5000
    0.9 PK-6 612
  • Phoenix Esperanza Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 581 students
    1.0 miles
    251 West Mohawk Ln
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (602) 442-2899
    1 PK-6 581
  • Phoenix Hearn Academy The - A Ball Charter School Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 584 students
    1.5 miles
    17606 N. 7th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602) 896-9160
    1.5 K-8 584
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